Iceland via Instagram

Hey guys, I'm back from my five-day trip to Iceland! And before I bombard you with a deluge of posts, I wanted to share my Instagram photos.  In short, Iceland fascinated me. The people were kind, artistic, and quirky, and very proud of their Viking heritage....

25 Things It Took Me 25 Years to Learn

25 has been a pivotal year for me - this stage of my life feels very adult in a way that my early twenties didn't. As Adele so wisely wrote, the future didn't matter then like it does now. Like most of us, I've become more confident and secure with age. I'm proud of...

Hot Air Ballooning Over Teotihuacán

When I began planning my trip to Mexico I knew I wanted to visit Teotihuacán, an ancient Mesoamerican city located an hour outside of Mexico City. And what better way to see ancient ruins than by hot air balloon at sunrise? I chose to go hot air ballooning with...

Hey! I'm Ashley. After college I moved to Paris to work as an au pair and then backpacked Europe, India and Asia for a year, largely solo. Now I live, ski and work in Colorado, but I'm always scheming my next international adventure. Read more on my About Me page.


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  • The #WomensMarch today in Denver was one of the most powerful things I've ever been a part of. Feeling so proud of all my nasty women and men today ❤ #okayladiesnowletsgetinformation
  • Exciting news - yesterday I quit my job and next month I'm moving to AFRICA! Uganda, specifically 🇺🇬. I've basically been beaming ear to ear since I bought my ticket, and am SO excited to live abroad again. Wish me luck! ✌️️
  • Happy New Year! 🎉Thanks to everyone who made 2016 a very memorable year. Looking forward to more adventures in 2017.
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